Designed for Counting - Python Counter Class

The Python collections module provides several convenient classes for developers to use, among which the Counter class (a subclass of dict) can be applied in counting-related scenarios:

A Counter is a dict subclass for counting hashable objects.

This article will introduce the usage of the Counter class and compare its performance with dict and defaultdict.

Posted on  Apr 19, 2022  in  Python Programming - Beginner Level  by  Amo Chen  ‐ 5 min read